Careers at Ideal CU


Ideal Careers

Join our team

With a career at Ideal Credit Union, you can expect a collaborative team environment, a generous benefits package, paid time-off (PTO), and more. Plus, we provide our employees with the tools and resources needed to excel at work, in life, and in their communities.

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Generous Benefits Package

Our commitment to employee well-being and providing a stable, comprehensive benefits package was nationally recognized by Principal's Financial Group as one of the 2011 10 Best Companies.

Work-Life Balance

Employees are encouraged to enrich their lives outside of the workplace and are given flexible paid time off (PTO) to relax or experience their next adventure.

401(k) & Retirement Planning

Ideal Credit Union matches half (up to 4%) of 401(k) contributions. We also provide free access to retirement planning services and tools to help keep you on target with your goals.

Development Opportunities

Your professional development is important to us. We provide tuition reimbursement, elective training courses, and have a strong organizational initiative to promote from within.

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Be a part of a fast growing financial

Founded in 1926, Ideal Credit Union is a member owned financial institution that is dedicated to providing financial services driven by a sincere and personal interest in the needs of our employees, members and community. Ideal CU offers a complete range of services, including a full suite of digital banking products, savings, checking, loans, mortgage products, exclusive VIP member payback, business services, investment services and more.

Ideal CU continues to grow larger each year and currently has six offices located in Eagan, Hugo, Inver Grove Heights, North St. Paul, Stillwater and Woodbury. Ideal has been voted “Best Credit Union in the East Metro” three years in a row by readers of the Stillwater Gazette and was named a 2018 Star Tribune Top 150 Workplace.


Ideal Credit Union is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Pay Transparency Policy

Ideal Credit Union is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such affirms the right of every person to participate in all aspects of employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic. If you are interested in applying for employment and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply for a posted position, contact our Human Resources department via phone at (651) 747-8910.

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An ideal place to work.

Ideal Credit Union has been named one of the Top Workplaces in Minnesota by the Minneapolis Star Tribune.

2021 - 22 Holiday Hours

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday, January 18th
All locations closed.

President's Day
Monday, February 15th
All locations closed.

Good Friday
Friday, April 12th
All locations open regular business hours
Lobby - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Drive-thru - 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Memorial Day
Monday, May 31st
All locations closed.

Independence Day
Sunday, July 4th
All locations closed.

Labor Day
Monday, September 6th
All locations closed.

Columbus Day
Monday, October 11th
All locations closed.

Veterans Day
Thursday, November 11th
All locations closed

Thanksgiving Day
Thursday, November 25th
All locations closed.

Day after Thanksgiving
All locations are open regular business hours
Lobby - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Drive-thru - 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Christmas Eve
Friday, December 24th
All locations open until 1:00 p.m.
Lobby - 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Drive-thru - 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Christmas Day
Saturday, December 25th
All locations closed.

New Year's Eve
Friday, December 31st
All locations open regular business hours
Lobby - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Drive-thru - 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

New Years Day (2021)
Saturday, January 1st
All locations closed